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Hepatitis B

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

Hepatitis B is a serious disease and one you need to treat as soon as you recognize there is a problem.

Dr. Sheena Keene is treating Hepatitis B, which is a sexually transmitted disease that is often acquired without people knowing.

Only 70 percent of the population experience fatigue and malaise and 30 percent experience jaundice.

Condoms are universal precautions in healthcare environment.

If you think you have Hepatitis B, obtain immunoglobin within the first 72 hours after occupational exposure or within 14 days after unprotected sex.

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